2012 Singer-Songwriter Album Releases

2012
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EP (9)
LP (67)
Genre
Ambient (30)
Art Pop (24)
Folk (99)
Hip Hop (142)
Metal (77)
Pop (70)
Punk (33)
R&B (29)
Rock (333)
Singer-Songwriter (76)
Soul (23)
Jun 19
Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel
Fiona Apple
The Idler Wheel
87
critic score
(28)
86
user score
(472)
Oct 16
Mac DeMarco - 2
Mac DeMarco
2
75
critic score
(17)
81
user score
(436)
May 1
Father John Misty - Fear Fun
Father John Misty
Fear Fun
78
critic score
(19)
77
user score
(278)
Feb 21
Perfume Genius - Put Your Back N 2 It
Perfume Genius
Put Your Back N 2 It
80
critic score
(25)
83
user score
(221)
Feb 7
Sharon Van Etten - Tramp
Sharon Van Etten
Tramp
79
critic score
(27)
81
user score
(149)
Oct 15
Jake Bugg - Jake Bugg
Jake Bugg
Jake Bugg
77
critic score
(9)
73
user score
(140)
Sep 4
Cat Power - Sun
Cat Power
Sun
79
critic score
(35)
76
user score
(117)
Mar 27
Mac DeMarco - Rock and Roll Night Club
Mac DeMarco
Rock and Roll Night Club
77
critic score
(6)
74
user score
(99)
Sep 4
Angel Olsen - Half Way Home
Angel Olsen
Half Way Home
77
critic score
(8)
80
user score
(77)
Sep 11
Bob Dylan - Tempest
Bob Dylan
Tempest
82
critic score
(25)
72
user score
(66)
May 29
Regina Spektor - What We Saw From The Cheap Seats
Regina Spektor
What We Saw From The Cheap Seats
76
critic score
(16)
77
user score
(59)
Mar 6
Andrew Bird - Break It Yourself
Andrew Bird
Break It Yourself
79
critic score
(25)
81
user score
(56)
Jan 31
Leonard Cohen - Old Ideas
Leonard Cohen
Old Ideas
81
critic score
(25)
77
user score
(54)
May 29
Sun Kil Moon - Among The Leaves
Sun Kil Moon
Among The Leaves
71
critic score
(15)
71
user score
(39)
Aug 1
Car Seat Headrest - Monomania
Car Seat Headrest
Monomania
81
user score
(36)
Nov 6
Jessica Pratt - Jessica Pratt
Jessica Pratt
Jessica Pratt
72
critic score
(5)
75
user score
(36)
Mar 12
Michael Kiwanuka - Home Again
Michael Kiwanuka
Home Again
73
critic score
(15)
78
user score
(35)
Aug 21
Matthew E. White - Big Inner
Matthew E. White
Big Inner
85
critic score
(12)
80
user score
(35)
Oct 16
Chelsea Wolfe - Unknown Rooms: A Collection of Acoustic Songs
Chelsea Wolfe
Unknown Rooms: A Collection of Acoustic Songs
75
critic score
(8)
78
user score
(35)
Jan 31
Mitski - LUSH
Mitski
LUSH
76
user score
(30)
Jan 12
Waxahatchee - American Weekend
Waxahatchee
American Weekend
80
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(29)
Feb 24
Passenger - All the Little Lights
Passenger
All the Little Lights
82
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(20)
Sep 24
Lucy Rose - Like I Used To
Lucy Rose
Like I Used To
73
critic score
(7)
80
user score
(19)
Feb 7
Paul McCartney - Kisses on the Bottom
Paul McCartney
Kisses on the Bottom
62
critic score
(16)
58
user score
(17)
Oct 2
Tori Amos - Gold Dust
Tori Amos
Gold Dust
67
critic score
(7)
59
user score
(13)
Feb 21
Sinéad O'Connor - How About I Be Me (And You Be You)?
Sinéad O'Connor
How About I Be Me (And You Be You)?
75
critic score
(15)
76
user score
(12)
May 1
Patrick Watson - Adventures in Your Own Backyard
Patrick Watson
Adventures in Your Own Backyard
66
critic score
(10)
77
user score
(12)
Oct 16
A Fine Frenzy - Pines
A Fine Frenzy
Pines
70
critic score
(2)
74
user score
(11)
Apr 3
Willis Earl Beal - Acousmatic Sorcery
Willis Earl Beal
Acousmatic Sorcery
70
critic score
(18)
71
user score
(9)
Oct 2
Beth Orton - Sugaring Season
Beth Orton
Sugaring Season
76
critic score
(16)
72
user score
(9)
Jan 17
Cate Le Bon - CYRK
Cate Le Bon
CYRK
76
critic score
(15)
70
user score
(8)
Feb 7
Ezra Furman - The Year of No Returning
Ezra Furman
The Year of No Returning
68
critic score
(3)
79
user score
(8)
Apr 17
Jason Mraz - Love Is a Four Letter Word
Jason Mraz
Love Is a Four Letter Word
62
critic score
(5)
62
user score
(7)
May 7
Richard Hawley - Standing at the Sky's Edge
Richard Hawley
Standing at the Sky's Edge
73
critic score
(17)
76
user score
(7)
Jun 19
Glen Hansard - Rhythm and Repose
Glen Hansard
Rhythm and Repose
64
critic score
(7)
77
user score
(6)
Jul 2
John Murry - The Graceless Age
John Murry
The Graceless Age
83
critic score
(3)
84
user score
(6)
Jan 24
John K. Samson - Provincial
John K. Samson
Provincial
75
critic score
(8)
82
user score
(5)
Jul 30
Kyla La Grange - Ashes
Kyla La Grange
Ashes
64
critic score
(6)
79
user score
(5)
Sep 11
Neil Halstead - Palindrome Hunches
Neil Halstead
Palindrome Hunches
75
critic score
(11)
77
user score
(5)
Dec 9
Camila Moreno - Panal
Camila Moreno
Panal
77
user score
(5)
Jan 24
Craig Finn - Clear Heart Full Eyes
Craig Finn
Clear Heart Full Eyes
65
critic score
(21)
73
user score
(4)
Feb 7
Chuck Prophet - Temple Beautiful
Chuck Prophet
Temple Beautiful
78
critic score
(5)
66
user score
(4)
Feb 7
Bahamas - Barchords
Bahamas
Barchords
75
critic score
(5)
70
user score
(4)
Apr 17
Loudon Wainwright III - Older Than My Old Man Now
Loudon Wainwright III
Older Than My Old Man Now
78
critic score
(9)
61
user score
(4)
Jun 11
Amy MacDonald - Life in a Beautiful Light
Amy MacDonald
Life in a Beautiful Light
60
critic score
(3)
82
user score
(4)
Sep 18
Josephine Foster - Blood Rushing
Josephine Foster
Blood Rushing
78
critic score
(5)
73
user score
(4)
Oct 2
Mark Eitzel - Don't Be a Stranger
Mark Eitzel
Don't Be a Stranger
74
critic score
(6)
83
user score
(4)
Oct 2
John Cale - Shifty Adventures in Nookie Wood
John Cale
Shifty Adventures in Nookie Wood
71
critic score
(21)
77
user score
(4)
Oct 16
Benjamin Gibbard - Former Lives
Benjamin Gibbard
Former Lives
64
critic score
(19)
59
user score
(4)
Feb 7
Ben Kweller - Go Fly a Kite
Ben Kweller
Go Fly a Kite
68
critic score
(11)
75
user score
(3)
Mar 6
Todd Snider - Agnostic Hymns & Stoner Fables
Todd Snider
Agnostic Hymns & Stoner Fables
79
critic score
(7)
82
user score
(3)
Jun 12
Dent May - Do Things
Dent May
Do Things
67
critic score
(14)
71
user score
(3)
Dec 3
Martin Rossiter - The Defenestration of St Martin
Martin Rossiter
The Defenestration of St Martin
77
critic score
(7)
86
user score
(3)
Jan 17
Ani DiFranco - ¿Which Side Are You On?
Ani DiFranco
¿Which Side Are You On?
66
critic score
(10)
70
user score
(2)
Apr 10
Bonnie Raitt - Slipstream
Bonnie Raitt
Slipstream
81
critic score
(5)
75
user score
(2)
May 22
Turahtan - Turahtan (Rock Opera)
Turahtan
Turahtan (Rock Opera)
76
user score
(2)
May 22
JBM - Stray Ashes
JBM
Stray Ashes
78
critic score
(2)
83
user score
(2)
Aug 27
King Creosote - To Deal with Things
King Creosote
To Deal with Things
80
critic score
(1)
84
user score
(2)
Sep 25
Jason Molina - Autumn Bird Songs
Jason Molina
Autumn Bird Songs
76
user score
(2)
Oct 3
Willis Earl Beal - Principles of a Protagonist
Willis Earl Beal
Principles of a Protagonist
79
critic score
(1)
77
user score
(2)
Oct 23
Julie Doiron - So Many Days
Julie Doiron
So Many Days
78
critic score
(3)
79
user score
(2)
Dec 3
Willy Mason - Carry On
Willy Mason
Carry On
74
critic score
(5)
78
user score
(2)
Feb 21
Josh Ritter - Bringing In The Darlings
Josh Ritter
Bringing In The Darlings
70
critic score
(1)
87
user score
(1)
May 15
Meiko - The Bright Side
Meiko
The Bright Side
50
critic score
(2)
70
user score
(1)
May 22
Young Man - Vol. 1
Young Man
Vol. 1
72
critic score
(6)
82
user score
(1)
May 28
Mina Tindle - Taranta
Mina Tindle
Taranta
61
critic score
(2)
75
user score
(1)
May 28
Stevie Jackson - (I Can't Get No) Stevie Jackson
Stevie Jackson
(I Can't Get No) Stevie Jackson
62
critic score
(8)
65
user score
(1)
Jul 16
Meursault - Something for the Weakened
Meursault
Something for the Weakened
82
critic score
(9)
65
user score
(1)
Apr 23
Felix - Oh Holy Molar
Felix
Oh Holy Molar
74
critic score
(8)
Aug 21
Cate Le Bon - CYRK II
Cate Le Bon
CYRK II
64
critic score
(5)
Aug 21
Dylan Leblanc - Cast the Same Old Shadow
Dylan Leblanc
Cast the Same Old Shadow
57
critic score
(8)
Oct 2
Iris DeMent - Sing The Delta
Iris DeMent
Sing The Delta
80
critic score
(9)

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